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Minor Characters
Price: Free! Words: 8,960. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Three minor characters in a mystery story come to life. Story is set in a house located in the woods beside Lake Michigan.
The Eilean Mor Mystery
Series: Beyond Belief. Price: Free! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
During December 1900 the three lighthouse keepers of Eilean Mor in the Flannen Isles disappeared without a trace. Speculation has followed for years thereafter until the personal journal of one of the keepers was found.
Weird, Wonderful and Worrisome Stories
Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Weird, Wonderful and Worrisome Stories by James Wilkinson is a collection of odd and unusual stories featuring evil cars, curses and an unusual peace treaty.
Un Delitto Placebo
Price: Free! Words: 14,790. Language: Italian. Published: January 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Un nuovo e intricato caso per il maresciallo maggiore Delma Pugliese
Nicotine Slavery
Price: Free! Words: 9,190. Language: American English. Published: January 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
What happens when the manager pushes Gerald just a little too far about his smoking habits? The manager finds out quickly that there is more than one way to get revenge.
Mystery thriller suspense: Duplicity: A gripping pyschological thriller short story with a twist you wont see coming
Price: Free! Words: 17,040. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Join Connor on his quest to uncover the secrets of his youth, and the man he is today. Walk in Connors shoes alongside him through the dark shadows that haunt his soul, while he battles against evil, hot on the trail of a mysterious killer...
Question
You set the price! Words: 540. Language: British English. Published: December 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A flash-fiction featuring an everyday Whodunnit? Did he do it reader?
Stellar Detective Tales Christmas Special: Merry NAWKing Christmas
Price: Free! Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The very first Christmas Special for Stellar Detective Tales! Join Detective Leslie Flynt, private investigator aboard the NAWK spaceship, as he tracks down a child's lost teddy bear. But things aren't what they seem, and family, fortune, and fate will all play a hand in giving Flynt a very NAWKing Christmas
Le nom de l'e-rose
Series: Service Parisien des Enquêtes Spéciales. Price: Free! Words: 7,370. Language: French. Published: December 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Les anti-virus sont là pour protéger les utilisateurs des attaques extérieures. Le jour où cet outil décide de protéger les utilisateurs contre leurs propres envies pour des raisons morales le SPES est appelé à la rescousse. Armelle, Kevin et Mike s'en vont donc chasser l'IA moralisatrice. Mais est-ce uniquement cela qui pose problème ?
Unwitting Accomplice
You set the price! Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Dr Govind returns to Jaipur after twenty years ... to a murder. A cosy mystery of 7,500 words.
The Mystery of the First to Find Society
Series: Chris Calhoun Middle Georgia Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 11,700. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A drowning at a local state park goes unsolved for months until a local teenager gets trampled by a large bull. How are they connected? Join U.S. Marshal Mark Hall as he recounts his experiences with Chris Calhoun as they attempt to find the person setting geocache traps throughout Middle Georgia. Will they find them before someone else is injured or worse?
Forgery of The Xumanfelian Wasteland
Price: Free! Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
From The Chronicles of John Alkali, Ferntero Massala is a gambler and an artist who has been hired by a crime lord to counterfeit a painting. His journey takes him into the heart of enemy territory to gather the insight he needs to accomplish the task he's been hired for. But are his skills great enough to convince The Sphere of his elaborate forgery?
Le troisième rail
Series: Service Parisien des Enquêtes Spéciales. Price: Free! Words: 6,810. Language: French. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Lorsque le train supersonique qui relie Paris et Berlin accélère aux limites du raisonnable cela provoque l'émoi des foules et des médias. Lorsque cet événement est revendiqué par d'étranges terroristes aux demandes très originales, les inspecteurs du SPES sont appelés à enquêter.
Motive
Price: Free! Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A woman distrusts her husband and hires a private investigator. She's only shocked to know that the woman her husband was cheating on her with is her sister, but confronting and asking him for a divorce only sends her to her grave. She's found stabbed and dead in her kitchen, body in a pool of blood. When her husband is interviewed, he denies having anything to do with the homicide. Is he.....
First Responder: Day One
Series: First Responder. Price: Free! Words: 11,660. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
First Responder: Season 1, Episode 1. Day One (A 1-hour Bitesize Read) New York Fire Marshal Elmore James is one of our heroes who run into a burning building when everyone else is running out. Elmore fought fires for more years than is good for his health, and has been a Fire Marshall since before 911, a day that changed his life and the lives of everyone in the United States, and beyond.
Sow and Reap
Price: Free! Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2016. Categories: Screenplays » Drama, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
SOW AND REAP is a collection of stories full about prayer, murder, and infidelity. These stories are full of mystery, suspense, and drama with a twist.
The Last Sentinel
Price: Free! Words: 14,330. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
The Indian island of North Sentinel is home to the Sentinelese, one of the world's last uncontacted tribes. On an expedition to the island Dr. Zakir Khan is killed - not with spears and arrows - but with a gun. As investigators attempt to discover who - or what - is inhabiting the island, shocking secrets will be uncovered. Secrets that will rewrite history and endanger the lives of millions.
Pariez sur la bonne étoile
Series: Service Parisien des Enquêtes Spéciales. Price: Free! Words: 7,430. Language: French. Published: October 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Quand un milliardaire meurt alors qu'il était encore loin de sa date de péremption il s'agit indéniablement d'une affaire spéciale. Armelle et Kevin se retrouvent chargés de comprendre comment Olivier de Monteuil a pu décéder. L'affaire se complique lorsqu'ils découvrent qu'une partie de son corps a été soumise à l’impesanteur peu de temps avant sa mort, comme s'il avait voyagé dans l'espace...
An Unlikely Heirloom
Price: Free! Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
John just wanted to catch the last bus out of town after a disappointing night. But a man approaches him, and suddenly he finds himself assisting this stranger in a task that he does not fully understand.
Don't Pick Up The Phone (Short Paranormal Thriller)
Price: Free! Words: 3,400. Language: American English. Published: September 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
A teenage girl killed her best friend after answering a phone call from a stranger. No one knows who made the calls, from where and what's the caller's intention. Detective Inspector Claire invited two experienced demonologists, Ed and Lorraine Warrens to help her in solving these mysterious cases, something related to paranormal activity.

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